Curriculum Week of October 1-5

Curriculum for the Week of October 1-5, 2012:

Reading/Language Arts:

Comprehension: problem & solution

Vocabulary: multiple meaning words

Spelling/Phonics: long i spelled igh, ind, y, ie

Grammar: Compound sentences

The Perfect Pet Home/School Connection with activities to review this week’s skills in English, Spanish and Creole.  This week’s vocabulary words, spelling words and reading skill are all in the home/school connection.

Play Perfect Pet Vocabulary Dominos at home to help review for Friday’s vocabulary assessment!

Math: Chapter 2 – Graphing.  Bar graphs, line plots, review of pictographs and frequency tables.  Ch. 2 Test will be Thursday or Friday! Go to Khan Academy Online for video tutorials and practice.  Start with pictograph practice!

Social Studies:  Maps and Community

October 1, 2012 Create a Country Project Due!

Reminders:

  • Students will still be assessed in spelling on Friday.
  • Students should read 20 minutes per night.
  • Spelling homework will be checked on Fridays for the entire week.
  • On Monday night this week students will have vocab menu for homework which means they need to choose 1 activity to do with their vocab words in their RED homework notebooks.
  • Please sign or initial BOTH planners and points calendars nightly.